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India’s GDP: Deflating the right way

12. October 2017 - 7:48
There is a need to stick to one deflation method for all sectors to arrive at reliable data needed for sound public policy

Economic slowdown reflects an investment in India’s future

12. October 2017 - 5:32
The IMF looks forward to a re-acceleration of India’s economic growth after blips related to tax reforms

Scaling up Richard Thaler’s ideas

11. October 2017 - 22:52
Richard Thaler winning the Nobel Prize in Economics this year has clearly established that behavioural economics is here to stay

Three scenarios for the global economy

11. October 2017 - 20:13
Will the recent growth spurt continue over the next few years or is the world experiencing a temporary cyclical upswing?

A ‘regulatory lab’ for financial inclusion

11. October 2017 - 20:06
It would allow innovators to test new fintech products and services in a controlled, yet live, environment

The challenge of managing currency

11. October 2017 - 19:57
Excessive exchange rate volatility could affect investment and growth possibilities in tradable sectors

Teachers deserve trust and support

11. October 2017 - 19:52
Teachers need trust and support, because their role is creative, complex and challenging

Digital platforms mainstream regional content

11. October 2017 - 19:42
Print and TV have demonstrated that consumers want to consume media in their preferred language when it’s available

A step forward

11. October 2017 - 19:35
The Supreme Court criminalizing sex between a man and his underage wife on Wednesday must be welcomed

Donald Trump has the highest IQ and says so himself

11. October 2017 - 14:57
Donald Trump has challenged secretary of state Rex Tillerson to a duel, suggesting that he and his adviser match scores from their respective IQ tests to see who’s smarter

KKR helps call timeout in India’s billionaire dogfight

11. October 2017 - 10:42
A consortium of buyers including KKR, Canada Pension, Abu Dhabi Investment and GIC is planning an $11 bn buyout of Bharti Infratel and its 42% affiliate Indus Towers, in which Vodafone,Idea Cellular also own stakes

Even a Nobel Prize winner doesn’t get stocks

11. October 2017 - 9:17
The 2017 Nobel Prize winning economist Richard H. Thaler has admitted that he finds it hard to grasp the ongoing bull run in the US stock market

IMF risks raining on its own pretty good parade

11. October 2017 - 8:50
Just when we are getting used to the notion of a synchronized global expansion, IMF feels it has to pad its upgraded forecasts with some dampeners

Indian economy: Temporary uptick or sustained recovery?

11. October 2017 - 4:38
Much depends on estimates of potential economic growth, or the rate at which economic activity can expand without inflation drifting away from its target

Suresh Prabhu’s litmus test: Marrakesh to Buenos Aires?

10. October 2017 - 23:25
It remains to be seen how commerce minister Suresh Prabhu negotiates at the WTO meet in Buenos Aires when the threat for multilateral trade liberalization comes from the US

Nudging economics forward, the Richard Thaler way

10. October 2017 - 23:16
The Nobel Prize to Richard Thaler is the recognition that researchers attempting to study behavioural economics are no longer asked to do their best to make a correct prediction

The rise and rise of behavioural economics

10. October 2017 - 23:06
Behavioural economists are one part of the broader project to reframe human motivation in economics

Riding on festive cheer

10. October 2017 - 20:39
Data indicates that online shopping and travel bookings, two- and four-wheelers, smartphones and jewellery brands scale up their messaging on TV during the festive period

The case for a rural stimulus

10. October 2017 - 20:34
It is clear that not only has the govt failed to do anything to revive the sagging rural demand, it has also refused to acknowledge the demand problem

Sustaining growth

10. October 2017 - 20:31
The challenge for policymakers now will be to capitalize on the recovery in the global economy and sustain the momentum

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